Scott Klein Pipes

5 Total
+About Scott Klein
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Fresh/Sale +
  • Fresh Pipes
  • Pipes on Sale
Price +
  • $500 - $750
  • $750 - $1000
Shape +
  • Bent Apple
  • Bent Dublin
  • Blowfish
  • Freehand
  • Volcano
Finish +
  • Sandblast
  • Smooth
Material +
  • Briar
Stem Material +
  • Vulcanite
Filter +
  • None
Weight +
  • 1oz-1.5oz
  • 1.5oz-2oz
  • 2oz-3oz
Length +
  • Less than 4.5"
  • 4.5"-5"
  • 6"-7"
Chamber Diameter +
  • .75"-.80"
  • .80"-.85"
  • .85"-.90"
Chamber Depth +
  • Less than 1.3"
  • 1.3"-1.5"
  • 1.5"-1.7"

Scott Klein is a originally from Elk Grove, Illinois – just outside the Chicago area. As of 2014 he currently resides in Nashville, TN. As a pipemaker one of Scott's biggest influences, and teachers, is Alex Florov. Alex, a wonderful teacher, saw so much potential in Scott that he invited the budding carver to his home workshop as a traditional apprentice to learn the details necessary to carve high-grade pieces. Spending 5 years working alongside Alex, Scott learned an immense amount about the true nature of high-grade craftsmanship.

Scott's pipes are creations that naturally show some influence from his teacher, Alex, but also take inspiration from several Danish and Japanese masters — with a heavy focus on tight tolerances and precision both in shaping and finishing. The briars are left either smooth or sandblasted, and each one is graced with a well-made vulcanite stem and turned tenon. Aside from using the classic black color, he also frequently works with honey-cumberland and other swirled cumberland varieties. Sticking with the belief that less is more, he'll often use subtle accents of horn and other exotic materials to enhance a piece's beauty as well.